Derrick Lewis was wanting to extend his present-day acquire streak to a few in a row when he squared off with Aleksei Oleinik this night at UFC Vegas 6.
Lewis (24-7 MMA), who is recognised for his outstanding knockout ability, was essentially coming off back-to-back final decision victories in his most former Octagon appearances.
In the meantime, Oleinik (59-14-1 MMA) also entered UFC Vegas 6 sporting a two struggle get streak, this soon after defeating Fabricio Werdum and distributing Maurice Greene in his most modern initiatives.
Just after a again and forth opening spherical, which noticed both equally fighters get hold of dominant positions, Derrick Lewis quickly set an conclusion to the contest in spherical two. ‘The Black Beast’ landed a thunderous correct hand which sent his Russian opponent crashing to the canvas. From there, Lewis would unleash some savage floor and pound which compelled the referee to phase in and connect with a prevent to the contest.
With the get, Derrick Lewis now holds the history for the most knockout victories in UFC heavyweight background. Pursuing his sensational functionality against ‘The Boa Constrictor’, Lewis spoke to the UFC round desk in his publish-battle job interview.
— UFC (@ufc) August 9, 2020
As witnessed higher than, Derrick Lewis started out his post-battle job interview by suggesting that he needed to “take a sh*t”.
Now acquiring 3 straight wins underneath belt, ‘The Black Beast’ finds himself back in title rivalry at heavyweight.
Lewis had formerly challenged for the promotions coveted heavyweight strap at UFC 230, but finally fell small in his quest to dethrone then-champion Daniel Cormier.
Who would you like to see Derrick Lewis struggle upcoming next his KO victory above Aleksei Oleinik this night in Las Vegas? Share your views in the remarks part PENN Nation!
This posting very first appeared on BJPENN.com on August 8, 2020
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